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London: Williams & Norgate, Ltd., 1926.. Octavo, 309 pp., original orange cloth stamped in black and blind. First edition. A collection of work published in the LONDON MERCURY, one of the major literary periodicals of inter-war Britain. This anthology showcases work by members of the Georgian literary establishment: Maurice Baring, Edmund Blunden, Thomas Hardy, Vachel Lindsay, Max Beerbohm, Edmund Gosse, George Saintsbury, Maurice Hewlett, Walter de la Mare and many others. Includes a short prefatory note by the magazine's editor and driving force, J. C. Squire. Some general soiling to cloth, scattered foxing mostly to first few and last few pages, a sound, good copy. (#134632)

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MY POOR RELATIONS: STORIES OF DUTCH PEASANT LIFE

Maartens, Maarten (pseudonym of Joost Marius Willem Schwartz; later van der Poorten Schwartz)

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Westminster: Archibald Constable & Co., Ltd, 1903.. Octavo, original dark gray green cloth. First edition. Dutch author who wrote in English and published eighteen books of fiction between 1889 and 1914. For a brief sketch of the writing career of van der Poorten Schwartz (1858-1915) see Kemp, Mitchell and Trotter, Edwardian Fiction, p. 253. The present volume collects fourteen short stories. Several damp stains to rear cover, else a very good copy. (#114177)

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DANCE THE DANCE

Mac Intyre, Tom

London: Faber and Faber, [1970].. Octavo, 171 pp., cloth. First edition. Sixteen short stories. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. (#134235)

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FANTASTIC SUMMER

Macardle, Dorothy [Margaret Callan]

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London: Peter Davies, [1946].. Octavo, pp. [1-2] [1-4] 5-277 [278], errata slip tipped onto contents page, original blue-green cloth, spine panel stamped in white. First edition. "... a suspense thriller involving ESP ..." - Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, p. 275. Published later in the U.S. as THE UNFORESEEN. Ashley, Who's Who in Horror and Fantasy Fiction, p. 124. Bleiler (1978), p. 128. Reginald 09408. Early owner's signature and tiny rubbed-stamped name on front free endpaper. Slight spine lean, a nearly fine copy in very good printed dust jacket with just a bit of wear at spine ends and mild dust soiling to rear panel. A scarce book. (#146502)

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AFTER THE AFTERNOON

MacArthur, Arthur

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New York, London: D. Appleton-Century Company Incorporated, 1941.. Octavo, pp. [1-6] 1-290, original light brown cloth, spine panel stamped in black. First edition. Immortal Grecian faun enters human bodies at will. In 333. Bleiler (1978), p. 128. Reginald 09410. A fine copy in fine price-clipped dust jacket. (#161605)

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AFTER THE AFTERNOON

MacArthur, Arthur

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New York, London: D. Appleton-Century Company Incorporated, 1941.. Octavo, pp. [1-6] 1-290, cloth. First edition. Fantastic adventure with a Grecian flavor. Immortal Grecian faun enters human bodies at will. In 333. Bleiler (1978), p. 128. Reginald 09410. Offset on paste-down from laid in clipping with review of the book, else a fine copy in nearly fine dust jacket with several tiny nicks to top edge of rear panel. Signature of A. Langley Searles dated 1941 on front paste-down. (#131483)

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AFTER THE AFTERNOON

MacArthur, Arthur

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New York, London: D. Appleton-Century Company Incorporated, 1941.. Octavo, pp. [1-6] 1-290, cloth. First edition. Immortal Grecian faun enters human bodies at will. In 333. Bleiler (1978), p. 128. Reginald 09410. A fine copy in nearly fine dust jacket with small chip from center of spine panel. (#90705)

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ORPHAN ISLAND ..

Macaulay, Rose

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New York: Boni and Liveright Publishers, [1925].. Octavo, pp. [i-vi] vii-viii [9-10] 11-319 [320: blank], original red cloth, publisher's monogram stamped in blind on front cover, printed paper label affixed to spine panel. First U.S. edition. Satirical work concerning the development of a castaway society. "A ship full of children founders on an unknown island in the Pacific. Due to the influence of the governess the emerging society is replete with the most absurd Victorian taboos and class distinctions." - Gerber, Utopian Fantasy (1973), p. 148. Clareson, Science Fiction in America, 1870s-1930s 522. Clute and Nicholls (eds), The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction (1993), p. 746. Negley, Utopian Literature 723. Bleiler (1978), p. 128. Reginald 09414. Not in Sargent. Owner's signature on front free endpaper. Small stain to cloth on front cover, a very good copy. (#95037)

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CHEAP TURKEY

Macauley, Ward

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New York: Duffield & Company, 1912.. Small octavo, original pictorial gray boards. First edition. Folksy American humor. Not in Smith, American Fiction, 1901-1925. A fine copy in very good pictorial dust jacket with light wear at edges, some dust soiling, and internal tape mends at spine ends. (#114173)

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New York: McDowell, Obolensky Inc., [1957].. Octavo, cloth. First edition. The author's second book and first collection of short fiction. A fine copy in good dust jacket with shelf wear at edges, dust soiling to rear panel, and several internal tape mends. (#114047)

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New York, London, Toronto, Sydney, Auckland: Doubleday, [1989].. Octavo, cloth-backed boards. First edition. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. (#3508)

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TWISTING THE ROPE ..

MacAvoy, R[oberta] A.

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Toronto, New York, London, Sydney, Auckland: Bantam Books, [1986].. Octavo, printed red wrappers. Advance copy (uncorrected proof) of the first edition. A sequel to TEA WITH THE BLACK DRAGON. See Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 4A-172. A fine copy. (#104969)

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RAPHAEL

MacAvoy, R[oberta] A.

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Toronto, New York, London, Sydney, Auckland: Bantam Books, [1984].. Octavo, printed wrappers. Advance copy (uncorrected proof) of the first edition. Third book of a trilogy, preceded by DAMIANO (1984) and DAMIANO'S LUTE (1984). Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 4A-173. A fine copy. (#40958)

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DAMIANO

MacAvoy, R[oberta] A.

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Toronto, New York, London, Sydney: Bantam Books, [1984].. Octavo, printed wrappers. Advance copy (uncorrected proof) of the first edition. First book of fantasy trilogy by the author of the highly praised TEA WITH THE BLACK DRAGON. Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 4A-173. A fine copy. (#40955)

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New York, London, Toronto, Sydney, Auckland: Doubleday, [1989].. Octavo, decorated wrappers. Advance copy (uncorrected proof) of the first edition. A fine copy. (#40959)

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DAMIANO

MacAvoy, R[oberta] A.

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Toronto, New York, London, Sydney: Bantam Books, [1984].. Octavo, printed wrappers. Advance copy (uncorrected proof) of the first edition. First book of fantasy trilogy by the author of the highly praised TEA WITH THE BLACK DRAGON. Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 4A-173. A fine copy. (#40956)

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DAMIANO

MacAvoy, R[oberta] A.

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Toronto, New York, London, Sydney: Bantam Books, [1984].. Octavo, printed yellow wrappers. Advance copy (uncorrected proof) of the first edition. Sequel to DAMIANO (1984), the second book of a fantasy trilogy by the author of the highly praised TEA WITH THE BLACK DRAGON. Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 4A-173. A fine copy. (#104967)

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TWISTING THE ROPE ..

MacAvoy, R[oberta] A.

Toronto, New York, London, Sydney, Auckland: Bantam Books, [1986].. Small octavo, pictorial wrappers. First edition. A sequel to TEA WITH THE BLACK DRAGON (1983). See Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 4A-172. A fine copy. (#139700)

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Dublin: Thomas Kiersey, 1918.. Octavo, original brown cloth stamped in white. First edition. "Collection of a dozen sketches written in a flat-footed version of the leisurely style that connoted gentleman status in the nineteenth century: namely, having plenty of time on your hands because you didn't have to work, and assuming the same of your readers. Several of these stories make pro forma attempts at creating fantastic atmosphere." - Robert Eldridge. A bright, clean, very good copy. An uncommon book. (#114156)

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New York: The Catholic Publication Society Co., 1883.. Octavo, original decorated green cloth stamped in black and gold. Later edition. A collection of short stories, including sensation fiction. The first edition appeared in 1878. Overlooked by Wright, American Fiction 1876-1900, who probably considered this to be fiction for young readers, thought it seems to us more aimed at adults. Cloth a bit rubbed, inner hinges tender, a good copy. (#135858)

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